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When does binocular diplopia arise?

Binocular diplopia arises when the eye movement in one direction is prevented, and is often a congenital (present at birth) condition. Binocular diplopia is usually caused by misalignment of the eyes.

What does Haplopia mean?

In opthamology the word haplopia means 'normal vision'. Haplopia is the opposite of diplopia, which means that an object is seen as double, double vision.

What is oscilopsia?

Oscilopsia is the false perception that the surroundings are in moviment. The principal cause is acquired nystagmus so all causes of nystagmus can lead to this symptom. Oscilopsia can be confused with diplopia (double vision), blurred vision or vertigo.